Zakhem Construction


An impressive portfolio of residential, commercial, medical, and educational complexes includes the development of luxury and lifestyle hotels, resorts, golf course complex facilities, and high-rise office and residential buildings.

Zakhem’s flexible approach meets the high standards of building required by individual clients and is achieved through conventional construction contracting, design and build type, management contracting and other similar systems.

The Group’s high-quality co-ordination, control and supervision also qualify them to undertake work in building refurbishment. The following projects are a small sample of successfully completed developments:

  • Vihari Housing Scheme, Pakistan: The Group’s founding contract in 1962 comprised construction of two housing colonies of 400 homes on the Indus Basin.
  • Social Security Building, Baghdad, Iraq: offices for the Directorate of Social.
  • Oak Center Office Park Development, Texas, USA: office suites in Arlington, Texas
  • Intercontinental Hotel, Mombasa, Kenya: built a five-star, 200-room beach hotel with full facilities, health club, casino, and conference rooms
  • Various Housing Estates, London, UK: luxury houses in Wimbledon
  • Parque Da Floresta Complex, Portugal: developed 300 acres into an 18-hole golf course, real estate, commercial, and leisure facilities
  • Copthorne Hotel, Slough/Windsor, UK: 17-month construction project of a nine-story hotel with 219 rooms, conference facilities, health club, swimming pool, and underground parking for 300 cars
  • Beirut University College, Byblos, Lebanon: a new university comprising a complex of several teaching and administrative blocks, sports facilities and all relative infrastructure works. Phase 2 includes medical center, 200-bed hotel, library, and humanities building
  • Kensington Gore, London, UK: five fully equipped and air-conditioned luxury apartments on six levels St. Georges Hospital Extension, Beirut, Lebanon: expanded a medical teaching hospital to include 400 patient beds, 10 operating theatres and doctors clinics with an overall construction area of 35,000 sq ft


The Zakhem Group has completed hundreds of mega projects in a variety of fields around the world.

  • Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City - Accra, Ghana

  • Morendat Pumping Station - Kenya Pipeline Company Limited

  • Kensington Gore - luxury apartments